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February 3, 2017 daren

MA Design Studies 2017 Symposium: Making Home in Wounded Places

Reminder: CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS open until Dec. 10th for Making Home in Wounded Places: Memory, Design, and the Spatial March 3 – 4, 2017 An…

January 6, 2017 daren

Urgent Call: Sanctuary Banner to Protect Immigrants, Other Targeted Populations

Design students at The New School have a concrete opportunity to contribute to protecting undocumented and migrant and other vulnerable populations in the period ahead. …

December 16, 2016 daren

Laura Auricchio Pens Catalogue Cover Story for Grolier Club Exhibit “‘A True Friend of the Cause:’ Lafayette and the Anti-Slavery Movement”

Laura Auricchio, Professor of Art History at Parsons School of Design, penned an essay titled “Lafayette at Yorktown (1782): Transformations and Interpretations” for the exhibition…

December 12, 2016 daren

Jilly Traganou Awarded Fulbright Scholarship to Conduct Research on the Olympics and Design in Rio

Jilly Traganou is an architect and Associate Professor in Spatial Design Studies. Her recent publications include a book titled Designing the Olympics: Representation, Participation, Contestation…

December 6, 2016 daren

Plot(s) Journal of Design Studies Call for Submissions

The call for submissions for Plot(s) Volume IV is now open. Plot(s) Journal of Design Studies is an annual peer-reviewed publication produced and edited by the MA Design Studies program…

December 5, 2016 daren

Faculty Spotlight: Margaret Samu Awarded Mary Zirin Prize

ADHT faculty member Margaret Samu was recently awarded the Mary Zirin Prize by the Association for Women In Slavic Studies at the annual interdisciplinary Slavic…

November 28, 2016 daren

Faculty Spotlight: Parsons ADHT Welcomes Charlene Lau

Charlene K. Lau is a New York-based academic, art writer and cultural worker. She has over ten years’ professional experience nationally and internationally, working as…

November 23, 2016 daren

ADHT Professor Brad Collins to present at Seventh Triennial Symposium on Psychoanalysis and the Arts

ADHT Associate Professor Brad Collins will be presenting a paper at the Seventh Triennial Symposium on Psychoanalysis and the Arts, to be held in Florence,…

November 14, 2016 daren

The Deep “Why” of the 2016 Election Tragedy

The below piece was written by Susan Yelavich, Director of the MA Design Studies program, in response to last week’s historical U.S. presidential election outcome. By…

November 10, 2016 daren

Glenn Adamson Leads Course on Material Culture and Politics at ADHT

Curator and author Glenn Adamson assumed his most recent role as Director of New York’s Museum of Arts and Design in October of 2013 and…

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